Why DOT Compliance is Important?

Why DOT Compliance is Important?

Hey guys, it’s me again Dan Greer from Eclipse DOT.  Today, we will be looking a little further into DOT and why it is important that everyone should be in compliance.  Let’s start with why it’s so important. One of the biggest reasons why DOT compliance is so...
ELDT What?

ELDT What?

The CDL License has been getting harder and harder to get. You used to be able to study hard, read the handbook, take your written test, acquire the permit, and after learning the ropes, you take your driving test, then… BANG! You have got yourself a commercial...
How to Do In-Cab Inspection

How to Do In-Cab Inspection

  In a time-sensitive industry like trucking, an inspection can consume a significant amount of time that could have been spent on the road.  It’s no surprise that inspections lasting only 10 to 15 minutes are common.  As if that weren’t bad enough,...
UCR? What the heck is it and do I really need it?

UCR? What the heck is it and do I really need it?

Most people might be unfamiliar with UCR. One of the most frequently asked questions is what in the heck is UCR and do I need it? UCR or the Unified Carrier Registration is a requirement for any and all companies or individuals that operate commercial vehicles and...
The Truth About Hauling Hazmat

The Truth About Hauling Hazmat

Did you know that if you haul hazmat materials, you need to have a registration number with the PHMSA?  Not only that, but you need to update/renew your permit every year. https://portal.phmsa.dot.gov/ is where you can get that done. It doesn’t stop there, though. If...
The Truth About Hauling Hazmat.

The Truth About Hauling Hazmat.

Did you know that if you haul hazmat materials you need to have a registration number with the PHMSA?  Not only that but you need to update/renew your permit every year. https://portal.phmsa.dot.gov/ is where you can get that done. It doesn’t stop there though. If you...